Sentence Examples

  • We must respect their traditions, no matter how offensive they are.
  • Sulphuretted hydrogen is a colourless gas possessing an extremely offensive odour.
  • The conception of a permanent confederation, bound together in offensive and defensive alliance for common objects, has not occurred to these hard fighters and stubborn asserters of their civic privileges.
  • By the home government, he, however, instructed a native ally to occupy the important positions of Keren and Asmar, and prepared himself to take the offensive against Mangash~ and Ras Alula.
  • It was decided therefore to abandon offensive operations.